Credit Controller


Salary:

GBP20000 - 26000 / annum

Location:

Huntingdon

Date posted:

26th April 2019

Employment type:

Permanent

Job reference:

06650-0010958287

Staffing area:

Accounting and Finance


Description

Robert Half are currently working with a major supplier to the UK Construction industry who are recruiting for a Credit Controller to join expanding team within their busy finance department.

Credit Controller - Huntingdon

Robert Half are currently working with a major supplier to the UK Construction industry who are recruiting for a Credit Controller to join expanding team within their busy finance department.

Overview of role

Day to day duties of The Credit Controller will include but not be limited to:

  • Escalate and track progress of queries raised with other departments and within finance
  • Methodically work through the sales ledger in a consistent manner to ensure all overdue debts are contacted
  • Produce high quality work volumes and call statistics
  • Build effective business relationships with internal and external customers to maximise cash collection whilst minimising risks
  • Escalate to the Credit Manager at the earliest opportunity accounts that are problematical clients and risk of bad debts
  • Be able to change your collection style throughout the ledgers due to different clients and key customers
  • Understand the client's payment process and procedures and ensure calls are made in a timely manner to coincide with payment cycles
  • Allocation of customer's payments
  • Maintain an accurate collection diary with notes and times of calls. Including details on top level account status for management reports
  • Other duties include but not limited to; Photocopying, filing, meeting customers, distribution of copy documents and scanning.

The ideal candidate Profile:

  • Self-Motivator
  • Attention to detail and great organisation skills
  • Be highly skilled in prioritising tasks
  • Strong negotiator across all levels considering client and business constraints
  • High Level of IT literacy
  • At least 1 year's experience working within a similar role ideally within the construction industry.

Salary & Benefits

The role of the Credit Controller is paying up to 26k plus excellent benefits

Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply. By applying to this position, you acknowledge that you have read and accept the following terms: https://www.roberthalf.co.uk/privacy-notice



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